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Gather in Unity


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קול כפים יום תפילה פאר חולי ישראל. There are many forms of healing. With the advance of modern medicine, בחסדי שמים, new treatments and remedies for illnesses and ailments are discovered daily. There are institutions full of people studying, learning and researching diseases and their potential cures. But there is a powerful tool for healing that has withstood the tests of time throughout the ages, whose potency remains just as effective and just as relevant despite its age. This remedy […]

Pause for This Cause….


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6:30 a.m. alarm rings. Boys leave for morning seder. They wake the baby. Make her a bottle. 7 a.m. – 3 year old wants breakfast NOW. Head downstairs. Put in toast to bake and put up eggs to boil. Fill a cup of coffee. 3 yr old spilled orange juice. Put down cup of coffee. Wipe spill. Go back upstairs to crying baby who wants to come out. Change her pamper. Dress 5 yr old. Go back down to scorched […]

As featured in the Inyan


Please see below for a feature on Kapayim as featured in the Inyan magazine. M 050416 p36-41 Kapayim School tf

Kapayim Spring Event – 2016 – Tuesday May 10th


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Kapayim Coffee Breaks


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  Do you know what children who are afflicted with illness crave most? NORMALCY. Hear the joy in the voice of eleven-year old Benny as he recites the hadran at the completion of a mesechte he learnt with his one-on-one chavrusa. See the look of absolute pleasure on four-year old Dini’s father’s face when he asks her the Parsha at the Shabbos table. Watch nine-year old Ari’s face light up as he tests the model space ship he built, and […]

WE DON’T GIVE UP. THEY DON’T GIVE UP.


WE DON’T GIVE UP. THEY DON’T GIVE UP. HELP US KEEP UP OUR DAILY SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES FACING SERIOUS ILLNESSES   SEPTEMBER 10, 2001 WAS A VERY IMPORTANT DAY IN MY LIFE. IT WAS THE FIRST DAY OF EIGHTH GRADE, AND I HAD BOUGHT A BRAND NEW DIARY THE DAY BEFORE WHERE I HOPED TO START RECORDING ALL THE EARTH SHATTERING EVENTS THAT WOULD SURELY OCCUR IN THIS IMPORTANT SCHOOL VEAR – LIKE MY SECRET DREAM OF BEING […]

L’ilui nishmas Leah bas Nosson a”h Braverman


Dear Laly,   We celebrated your third birthday on a beautiful Sunday afternoon in September. We were all there- your new little friends, your Ima’s friends- all of us that had come to love you so deeply since your arrival in America. Your birthday was on Wednesday, but we celebrated it on Sunday, because Wednesday was your scheduled day at the hospital. But on this glorious day, it was all about you, Laly, a celebration of your birthday and of […]

Kapayim Cabin – Williamsburg Opening


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Kapayim – Williamsburg & Boro Park Events


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What an amazing success B’H! Here are a few images to give you just a small glimpse of two inspiring events. We really enjoyed greeting you all, and appreciate all the support you showed for our continuing efforts to provide daily support for families with serious illnesses.

As Featured in the Hamodia


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Kapayim Events Feature Young Heroine in her first US Appearance By: Sarah Dagnan Kapayim is a unique network that supports families that are dealing with serious illnesses. Kapayim ensures that the house and home keep functioning despite frequent hospitalizations. Think of erev Pesach in a typical Jewish home. With heaps of cleaning, shopping, alterations, and cooking to be done, most families just about make it to the finish line in time for Bedikas Chometz.  Include a child who is seriously […]